hemorrhage Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “hemorrhage” in the English Dictionary

"hemorrhage" in British English

See all translations

hemorrhagenoun [C], verb [I]

uk   /ˈhem.ər.ɪdʒ/  us   /-ɚ-/
US spelling of haemorrhage
(Definition of hemorrhage from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"hemorrhage" in American English

See all translations

hemorrhagenoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈhem·ər·ɪdʒ/
a ​largeflow of ​blood from a ​damaged blood vessel (= ​tube that ​carriesblood around the ​body)

hemorrhageverb [I]

 us   /ˈhem·ər·ɪdʒ/
to ​lose a ​largeamount of ​blood in a ​shorttime: The ​caraccident caused him to hemorrhage ​internally. fig. The ​company was ​allowed to hemorrhage ​money (= ​lose a lot of ​money) for more than two ​years before the ​governmentclosed it down.
(Definition of hemorrhage from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"hemorrhage" in Business English

See all translations

hemorrhageverb [I or T]

uk   us   /ˈhemərɪdʒ/ US
→  haemorrhage verb
(Definition of hemorrhage from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hemorrhage”
in Chinese (Simplified) 大出血…
in Turkish ani kan kaybı, kanama, hemoraji…
in Russian кровотечение…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大出血…
in Polish krwotok…
What is the pronunciation of hemorrhage?